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London is UK’s most stable housing market as regions see Covid bubble

The capital currently has the most stable housing market in the country as prices soar in outer boroughs and other UK regions.

Property News

Why the stamp duty holiday ending is good news for first-time buyers

The stamp duty holiday, which saw an estimated 1.3 million buyers pay no tax on the first £500,000 of their property price, came to an end on June 30.

Property News

London house prices rose 1.3% during stamp duty holiday

House prices have increased by an average of £16,000 nationally during the stamp duty holiday which ended on June 30.

Property News

Grand Designs tower home that cost £2m to renovate sells in two months

Grand Design fans may recognise the water tower home which cost its former owners nearly £2 million to transform.

Luxury

World’s wealthiest spent £817m on London mega mansions since October

The ultra-wealthy are back in London and they’re snapping up glitzy mega mansions.

Renting

London rents cheaper than monthly cost of a mortgage using 10% deposit

The monthly cost of owning a home, if you’ve bought using a 10 per cent deposit, currently exceeds the cost of renting a comparable property in the capital for the first time since June 2017.

Property News

Half-price homes scheme to launch in London — here’s how it will work

First Homes is being trialled from today, and is due to be rolled out across England later this month. Here’s how it will work.

Property News

11 London neighbourhoods where house prices are below the last peak

Returning to the capital? Now’s the time to take advantage of pandemic price reductions.

Buying & Mortgages

Do you live in one of London’s top-selling postcodes?

Buyer demand is still high but some sellers are holding off until spring, sending these local London markets soaring

Luxury

Global elite eye up London mansions as UK vaccine rollout speeds ahead

British and international buyers see £10m plus homes as good value after recent price drops

Property News

London homebuyers will save £10,500 if stamp duty holiday extended

Rishi Sunak is rumoured to be considering an extension to the tax break

Property News

Has Lockdown 3 caused a drop in London house prices?

The highest demand was for moves to outer London as buyers continue to seek space over location

Property News

Window of opportunity for first-time buyers as London prices fall

The capital remains the most expensive place in the country for wannabe homebuyers though

Luxury

Sky Pool is trophy attraction in London area slated by Donald Trump

Outgoing president Donald Trump described Nine Elms as 'lousy' but the striking pool is just one thing breathing new life into the area

Homes & Property

Four London neighbourhoods with potential for 2021 homebuyers

Where's hot and where's not? Here are four London locations worth considering if you're looking to find a home in an area on the up.
Property News

Four London neighbourhoods with potential for 2021 homebuyers

Where's hot and where's not? Here are four London locations worth considering if you're looking to find a home in an area on the up.

Property News

'Accidental' lockdown savers push up house prices in home buying surge

Asking prices in London have risen 3.5 per cent since December 2019, the slowest growth rate in the country. 

Homes & Property

'Accidental' lockdown savers push up house prices in home buying surge

Asking prices in London have risen 3.5 per cent since December 2019, the slowest growth rate in the country. 
Homes & Property

Top four London locations with potential for homebuyers in 2021

Where's hot and where's not? London locations worth considering if you're looking to find a home in an area on the up.
Homes & Property

Top four London locations with potential for homebuyers in 2021

Where's hot and where's not? London locations worth considering if you're looking to find a home in an area on the up. 

Homes & Property

House prices dip in race to sell before stamp duty holiday ends

Vendors are pricing competitively in bid to move fast and save on tax. 
Property News

House prices dip in race to sell before stamp duty holiday ends

Vendors are pricing competitively in bid to move fast and save on tax. 

Homes & Property

London's first-time buyer hotspots since lockdown ended

More than a third of London boroughs have seen a jump in sales to first-time buyers since lockdown. Here's where to focus your search.
Buying & Mortgages

London's first-time buyer hotspots since lockdown ended

More than a third of London boroughs have seen a jump in sales to first-time buyers since lockdown. Here's where to focus your search.

Homes & Property

West London transport superhub is Europe's biggest regeneration zone

The biggest regeneration zone in Europe is being powered by the transport superhub where Crossrail will connect to HS2.
Buying & Mortgages

West London transport superhub is Europe's biggest regeneration zone

The biggest regeneration zone in Europe is being powered by the transport superhub where Crossrail will connect to HS2.

Homes & Property

Long-awaited Sky Pool 10 storeys above ground gets installed

The pool will be filled with 148,000 litres of water, 10 storeys above the ground. 
Homes & Property

How can developers protect solo Londoners' mental health in lockdown?

Lockdown is creating problems for lonely Londoners. New homes designed with co-working and socialising spaces are a thoughtful way forward.
Buying & Mortgages

How can developers protect solo Londoners' mental health in lockdown?

Lockdown is creating problems for lonely Londoners. New homes designed with co-working and socialising spaces are a thoughtful way forward.

Homes & Property

Are you allowed to renovate your shared-ownership home?

While structural changes may be out of the question, there’s a lot you can do with effective decor.
Interiors

Top tips from @forwardfeatures on decorating a shared-ownership home

While structural changes may be out of the question, there’s a lot you can do with effective decor.